To explore how writers make description vivid (read as a writer)

In this lesson, we will learn to read and unpick a piece of descriptive writing to explore what writers do to make their description vivid. We will then come up with a list of tools to use in our writing.

Video

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Worksheet

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Lesson summary: To explore how writers make description vivid (read as a writer)

Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Jog

On the spot:
Dance